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Yes wait is known by Everyone
no matter what the age
it's not a profound movement
but really just a stage.
 
We all wait to see the doctor
and for our favorite T. V. show
It does rarely mean forever
yet for now we cannot go.
 
The world becomes a standstill
as we while away the time
to anticipate how things will be
is like watching a mime.
 
To wait puts everything on hold
all thoughts and hopes or dreams
yet some waiting helps improve
but that's just how it seems.
 
Waiting's played a stellar part
in our life throuought the years
sometimes it brought joy and excitement
thought other times brought tears.
 
Yes hurry up and wait ole friend
there is nothing else to do
just remember if I must wait in line
it's only right you do!
 
         Roy E. Schepp

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